San Carlos de Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina
Located at the foot of the Andes in Lake Nahuel Haupi National Park in the center of the Argentine Lake District, Bariloche is an unforgettable vacation area that offers skiing, fishing, hunting, climbing, hiking, and lake tours. The area offers good hotels and inns, excellent restaurants and pubs, and nightlife. Enjoy excursions on the clear, cold and deep glacial lakes, and walks through the national parks including Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi and Parque Nacional los Arayanes. “Summer” skiers take to the slopes at Cerro Catedral from June through August. Bariloche’s Puerto Pañuelo is the departure point for the popular “Lake Crossing” excursion across the Andes to Puerto Montt, Chile.